Center City shopping


Here’s Every New Store on Walnut Street and Everything Coming Soon

Walnut Street is evolving, and we’re here for it. The luxury Center City shopping corridor between Broad and 18th has undergone a lot of changes […]

New Under Armour Brand House Opens on Walnut Street Next Week

Walnut Street’s new Under Armour Brand House. Walnut Street is quite the hub for national fitness retailers, with Lululemon, New Balance, Athleta and Modell’s all […]


The Revisit: Is There Anything Cute at the Banana Republic Factory Store?

The wave of off-price, outlet and factory stores coming to Philly seems to have, at least for now, subsided. In its wake is a string of stores […]


The Revisit: Does Century 21 Still Live Up to the Hype?

When we got a sneak peek inside Century 21 before it opened in the fall of 2014, we couldn’t get enough of the Gallery’s brand-new, […]


Nooooo: Calypso Closed and Pandora, the Worst Jewelry Store Ever, Is Opening In Its Spot

It’s true: Calypso St. Barth on Walnut Street has shuttered its sunny doors and is passing the torch to Pandora. We’re not necessarily Calypso die-hards, but […]


The Revisit: Is the Philly Bloomingdale’s Outlet Still Worth Shopping?

When we got a sneak peek inside the new Bloomingdale’s Outlet Store in the Shops at Liberty Place back in December, it’s safe to say we […]


How Mary Dougherty Went From Selling at Farmers’ Markets to Shopping With Bill Clinton

Mary Dougherty is one of the most influential women in Philadelphia, and is steadily cementing Nicole Miller as a heritage brand in this city. With two thriving storefronts, […]


Massive Holiday Sale at Blue Sole Shoes

Great news for the shoe-loving men out there: Blue Sole Shoes is in the midst of a major sale. From now until Christmas, you can […]


Bloomingdale’s Outlet Store Opens in Center City Today

In case you missed our sneak preview, Philly’s new Bloomingdale’s Outlet Store opened its doors this morning at 9:30 am. The off-price retailer is located in […]


A Sneak Peek Inside Philly’s New Bloomingdale’s Outlet

Philly’s new Bloomingdale’s Outlet Store is set to open this Friday, December 11 in the heart of downtown at the Shops at Liberty Place. This […]


Jade’s Closet Opening Center City Pop-Up Shop

For city-dwellers who keep meaning to make it out to the Main Line to check out the stores there (and they’re worth checking out!) but just can’t seem […]


The Suburbanization of Philly: 5 More Stores We Want Now That Target Is Taking Over

The reaction to Target’s downtown expansion — a TargetExpress concept is coming to Center City next year; another location is opening in Midtown Village — was swift […]


Awesome Retail News: Shop Sixty Five Is Opening in Center City in September

The latest boutique to make the move to the city? Shop Sixty Five, which currently has two suburban locations (one in Doylestown and a newer […]

The Scene

Timberland Opening Party in Philadelphia

The fashionable set was on hand Wednesday night to celebrate the opening of Timberland, 1709 Walnut Street. Before I stepped into the showroom, I thought: “How is Timberland […]


A Peek Inside ToBox, Center City’s Coolest New Men’s Store

It seemed to happen in an instant: One day, there was a nail salon at 25 South 19th Street. The next, an impossibly cool men’s […]